TORONTO, June 18 /CNW/ - Standard & Poor's Canadian Index Operations
announces the following index changes:
- The shareholders of Equigold NL (ASX:EQI) have approved the takeover
offer from Lihir Gold Ltd. (NASDAQ: LIHR). The relative weight of
Lihir Gold Ltd. ADR will increase in the S&P/TSX Global Gold and
Global Mining indices after the close of trading on
Friday, June 20, 2008, to reflect the issuance of new shares as part
of the transaction.
Company additions to and deletions from an S&P equity index do not in any
way reflect an opinion on the investment merits of the company.
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